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COCHET, Gérard Paul (1888 - 1969), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COCHET, Gérard Paul (1888 - 1969), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 13 October 1888, in Avranches; died 9 January 1969, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver (dry-point/etching/wood), lithographer, illustrator. Figures, nudes, portraits, rustic scenes, circus scenes, horse racing scenes, landscapes, animals. Wall decorations, theatre decoration, stage sets.

Gérard Cochet studied painting in Nantes from 1905 to 1909 before transferring to the Académie Julian in Paris, where he

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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